Colonialism in Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness

Colonialism in Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness

by Claudia Durst Johnson
     
 

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Great literature resonates with us not only because of well-developed characters and plots, but also because it often reflects important social themes; these books explore a work of literature through the lens of the major issue reflected in it.; This volume of Social Issues in Literature examines Joseph Conrad's life and writings, with a specific look at key… See more details below

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Great literature resonates with us not only because of well-developed characters and plots, but also because it often reflects important social themes; these books explore a work of literature through the lens of the major issue reflected in it.; This volume of Social Issues in Literature examines Joseph Conrad's life and writings, with a specific look at key ideas related to Heart of Darkness. The text discusses a variety of topics, including the evil pettiness behind colonial bureaucracy; facing; This series brings together the disciplines of sociology and literature in a unique format designed to support cross-curricular studies. Each volume explores a work of literature through the lens of the major social issue reflected in it, and features car

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780737758047
Publisher:
Gale Group
Publication date:
02/17/2012
Series:
Social Issues in Literature Series
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,472,494
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
15 - 17 Years

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